H7997 שׁלל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to drop or strip; by implication to plunder

KJV Usage: let fall, make self a prey, X of purpose, (make a, [take]) spoil.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. (Qal) to draw out
2. to spoil, plunder, take spoil
a. (Qal) to spoil, plunder
b. (Hithpolel) to be spoiled, be plundered
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2399,2400
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7997 שׁלל is used in the Bible

12 occurrences of H7997 שׁלל

Ruth 2:16
Psalms 76:5
Isaiah 10:6
Isaiah 59:15
Jeremiah 50:10
Ezekiel 26:12
Ezekiel 29:19
Ezekiel 38:12
Ezekiel 38:13
Ezekiel 39:10
Habakkuk 2:8
Zechariah 2:8

Corresponding Greek Words

shalal G3846 par ballo
shalal G4160 poieo
shalal hithpo. G5015 tarasso